Local recruitment: Executive Director

McMinnville, OR, USA 🇺🇸

The Greater Yamhill Watershed Council (GYWC) is looking for an Executive Director to lead our organization. 

The Greater Yamhill Watershed Council (GYWC) is a 501c3 non-profit dedicated to helping our local community be stewards of the lands, waters, fish and wildlife in the Yamhill and Chehalem Valleys.  We work to help our public, private, and tribal landowners by providing a variety of no-cost, confidential technical assistance to help share information and provide guidance for projects or challenges on the ground. All of our watershed programs are based on voluntary, collaborative partnerships.

Our Executive Director (ED) provides leadership for the Council, manages daily operations, and implements the Board of Directors’ resolutions. The Executive Director reports to the Board and manages staff, interns, and volunteers.

This is a hybrid position located in McMinnville with work being performed from home and in the field, as we have no office. Position requires an Oregon driver’s license, reliable transportation with proof of car insurance (mileage reimbursed).  If you enjoy a combination of administration, partnership development and hands-on field work, this may be the ideal position for you. This position pays $60,000 to $70,000 per year DOE with a $750 per month stipend for insurance.

  • To apply, please provide an updated resume and brief cover letter expressing your interest in the position. Finalists for the position will be required to submit references.
  • Please submit inquires or applications by email to info@gywc.org by January 16, 2023.  

Greater Yamhill Watershed Council is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage individuals who are passionate about our mission to apply.

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